Child Neurologist - Medical Director
Cortica is looking for a Child Neurologist, Medical Director to join our growing team! We are a rapidly growing healthcare company pioneering the most effective treatment methods for children with neurodevelopmental differences. Our mission is to design and deliver life-changing care – one child, one family, one community at a time. Ultimately, we envision a world that cultivates the full potential of every child. At Cortica, every team member is instrumental in helping us achieve our mission!
Cortica’s clinical team is led by our Chief Medical Officer, Dr. Suzanne Goh, and our Neurodevelopmental Medicine Clinical Executive and head of physician operations, Dr. Elysa Marco. Drs. Goh and Marco are behavioral pediatric neurologists, neuroscience researchers, and authors of numerous peer-reviewed articles, chapters, and books in the field.
Our clinical services span:
- Pediatric Neurology (including metabolism and genetics)
- Speech-Language Therapy
- Occupational Therapy
- Physical Therapy
- Music Therapy
- Family Counseling
- Behavior Intervention (ABA and Developmentally based models)
- Electroencephalography (EEG)
Approximately 50% of our patient population has a diagnosis of autism. Other diagnoses include recognized genetic conditions, brain injury/stroke, epilepsy, headache, tic/movement disorders, cerebral palsy, intellectual disability, global developmental delay.
The role of the Medical Director is to oversee the full range of clinical programs, staff, and direct patient care.
The role also provides physicians with the opportunity to broaden their clinical knowledge across disciplines through collaboration with master practitioners across sensorimotor, communication, and behavior therapies. As our research program grows, physicians will have the opportunity to participate in designing and carrying out research protocols and publishing study results. This is a full-time role only.
Posted July 16, 2021